The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 49 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 4 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.07% 2.93% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.41% 5.45% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 4
Average salary £50,000 £36,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.05% -13.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,600 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £49,150
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
IBM
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
166 257 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 44.39% 53.77% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 136 229 199
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

IBM
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Liverpool region.

IBM Salary Trend in Liverpool

IBM
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Liverpool

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM.

1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
5 6 (33.33%) MCITP
5 6 (33.33%) PKI
5 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 6 (33.33%) HP SIM
5 6 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (33.33%) IPsec
5 6 (33.33%) Dell
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) Kerberos
5 6 (33.33%) NFS
5 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (33.33%) DNS
5 6 (33.33%) MCSE
5 6 (33.33%) LDAP
5 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) Service Management
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
8 3 (16.67%) NAS

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) CICS
2 1 (5.56%) Mule
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (5.56%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LDAP
1 6 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) IPsec
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) Infinispan
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Technical Support
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (5.56%) COBOL Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Development Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) OpenLaszlo
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) Velocity
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) HornetQ
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) zOS
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) HPUX
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 6 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 5 (27.78%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) COBOL
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) MCSE
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (33.33%) MCITP
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) NFS
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 8 (44.44%) HP
2 6 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau
4 1 (5.56%) Talend
4 1 (5.56%) WSO2
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos